# continued fraction

- a fraction whose denominator contains a fraction whose denominator contains a fraction, and so on.

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## Origin of continued fraction^{}

First recorded in 1860–65

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## continued fraction

- a number plus a fraction whose denominator contains a number and a fraction whose denominator contains a number and a fraction, and so on

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